Archive for March, 2010

old t-shirt print sewn onto hand-dyed cotton shopping bag

I like finding things that I can make into other things… as with the hood (see dressmaking). I found the t-shirt at a charity shop and thought the front and back prints would look cute on an old white cotton shopper I had. The prints are by Simon Drew for Plugprints, and the ‘puffin/nuffin’ shirts can still be ordered via his website.

I hand-dyed the bag with procion dye to go with the puffin’s beak and am quite pleased with the result 🙂


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My big idea with this blog is to organise it into a showcase section, a current work section and then perhaps a space for thoughts and ideas. There now I’ve said it, just have to do it…

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